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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #19,855
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.11 days
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Average installed length: 141.18 days

ShowRoom for PowerPoint

What is ShowRoom for PowerPoint?  (from GlobFX Technologies)

howRoom is a PowerPoint Add-In that helps you make better presentations and work faster. With ShowRoom, you can easily insert YouTube Videos, MP4 Videos, FLV Videos and Flash Files in your slides. No more ActiveX headaches. Fast and reliable, ShowRoom does everything for you — in style.


ShowRoom for PowerPoint is a software program developed by GlobFX Technologies. The primary executable is named showroomupdater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 9.68 MB (10,149,476 bytes). The installed file ShowRoomUpdater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 29% of users of ShowRoom for PowerPoint come from the United States, it is also popular in India and DZ.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.globfx.com/products/showroom
Help link: www.globfx.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GlobFX\ShowRoom
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GlobFX\ShowRoom\ShowRoomUpdater.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 9.68 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ShowRoom for PowerPoint

Program executable:showroomupdater.exe
ShowRoom Installer/Uninstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\globfx\showroom\showroomupdater.exe
Additional files:
  • swfmsoct.dll - Swiff Point Player
  • ShowRoomAddIn.dll - ShowRoom (ShowRoom PowerPoint Add-In)
  • ShowRoomLoaderAddIn.dll - ShowRoom Loader
  • ShowRoomTrampoline.exe - ShowRoom PowerPoint Trampoline
  • ShowRoomUpdaterAddIn.dll - ShowRoom Updater

How do I remove ShowRoom for PowerPoint?

You can uninstall ShowRoom for PowerPoint from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ShowRoom for PowerPoint, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove ShowRoom for PowerPoint.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.53%
Windows XP 10.27%
Windows 10 9.37%
Windows Vista 4.83%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.98%
Windows 7 Professional 15.79%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.41%
Windows 7 Enterprise 2.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.57%
  India 5.49%
  DZ 4.95%
  MA 4.40%
  Saudi Arabia 4.12%
  United Kingdom 3.30%
  Italy 2.75%
  Netherlands 2.75%
  Australia 2.47%
  Egypt 2.47%
  Indonesia 2.47%
  Belgium 1.92%
  Iran 1.92%
  Canada 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.54%
Acer 21.05%
Hewlett-Packard 16.75%
Toshiba 8.61%
ASUS 5.74%
Lenovo 3.35%
Samsung 1.91%
Intel 1.44%
Sahara 0.96%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.48%
Acer Aspire 5742 2.48%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.48%
LENOVO 20079 2.48%
ASUSTeK UX31E 1.65%
Acer Aspire 4743 1.65%


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